Postgraduate studies of Environmental Engineering at the Technical University of Berlin Torsten Kallweit started his career at the strategic consulting division of Accenture. In 2003 he changed to British Telecommunication, BT Group, working on the development of consulting business in Germany and Eastern Europe. Next to questions of digitalization he has been engaged in the simulation and development of investment and maintenance strategies for electricity, gas and water grids. In 2008 he moved to the machine and plant manufacturer Voith for the development and implementation of economic and ecologic concepts in manufacturing and product life cycle. In 2011 he became Corporate Head of HSE and Sustainability department of Voith Group. Since 2017 Torsten Kallweit is the Head of Corporate Office Health, Safety, Environmental and Fire Protection as well as Sustainability of the Bosch Group.
The Bosch Group is a leading global supplier of technology and services. It employs roughly 410,000 associates worldwide (as of December 31, 2018). According to preliminary figures, the company generated sales from operations of 77.9 billion euros in 2018. Its operations are divided into four business sectors: Mobility Solutions, Industrial Technology, Consumer Goods, and Energy and Building Technology. As a leading IoT company, Bosch offers innovative solutions for smart homes, smart cities, connected mobility, and connected manufacturing. It uses its expertise in sensor technology, software, and services, as well as its own IoT cloud, to offer its customers connected, cross-domain solutions from a single source. The Bosch Group’s strategic objective is to deliver innovations for a connected life. Bosch improves quality of life worldwide with products and services that are innovative and spark enthusiasm. In short, Bosch creates technology that is “Invented for life.”